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Attendees sing during the Saturday ceremony at Agganis Arena where the Episcopal Dioceses of Massachusetts elected Rev. Alan M. Gates as its new bishop. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Consecration of state Bishop brings thousands to Agganis

Nearly 4,000 people, including clergy and high-ranking church officials from across the country, gathered at Boston […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Santander is offering internship opportunities, a study abroad program to Kenya and a seed fund to professors for on campus programs. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Santander Bank to continue partnership with BU, expand student programs

Boston University students will soon have the opportunity to participate in new global programs and on-campus […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University Student Government President Richa Kaul of the Push to Start ticket speaks to student government members at a meeting in Sept. 2013. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU SG looks to boost transparency, student involvement

Following the election of a new executive board in Spring 2014, Boston University’s undergraduate Student Government […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Cengage and Boston startup Flashnotes have paired up to host an online marketplace where students can post, buy and sell their study guides. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

New online note-sharing marketplace to pay students for course resources

Educational services company Cengage Learning is partnering with note-sharing website Flashnotes to launch an online marketplace, […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Roommates Kayla Pichichero (SHA ’16), Mollie Wasser (SMG ’16), Amir Feinberg (CAS ’16) and Brock Meyer (CAS '15) spend time together in their gender-neutral Student Village apartment. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU Housing offers gender-neutral option on large scale, draws mixed response

As Amir Feinberg walked into his housing selection appointment in April, he looked to his expectant […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University was ranked 42nd by U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 National University Ranking; the school ranked 41st in 2014’s report. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU sees slight drop in U.S. News & World Report rankings

Boston University placed 42nd in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News and World Report’s National […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Students in Massachusetts who wish to purchase textbooks tax-free can use a form during or after purchase that grants them an exemption on all class-mandated books. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University students eligible for tax-exempt textbooks 

Boston University students may be overpaying for their textbooks due to an unacknowledged fact that in […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Several Greek Life organizations, such as Zeta Beta Tau, will attempt to assimilate back on campus after being suspended last semester. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Suspended BU fraternities look to regain official status

Several fraternities whose official status on campus has been compromised are taking measures to assimilate back […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
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245 BU faculty join students to call for university divestment from fossil fuels

More than 240 Boston University faculty have called on BU President Robert Brown to disinvest from […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Grace Pearson (COM ’17), Hannah Cawley (CAS ’17) and Ja-Hon Wang (CAS ’17) spend time in the Warren 7B common room.  PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Seven on 7B

As freshmen on floor 7 of Marshall Tower in Warren Towers settled into their dorm rooms […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News